5 Ways You’re Sabotaging Your Weight Loss Goals

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If you have a goal to lose weight, or if you’re already in the middle of a lifestyle change, you may still be falling prey to some basic mistakes. It is human nature to want to look and feel better. Weight loss is part of that desire, but it can be more difficult than it sounds. Many people will start an exercise program or diet only to lose a few pounds. When this happens, it is easy to get discouraged. The good news? It is very possible that you’re sabotaging your diet plan with some common mistakes that can be easily fixed.

When you start working out, the weight seems to just drop off, but then it slows down. This plateau effect is common among those trying to lose weight, and it can be discouraging. It is important to stay focused when this happens. If you’re committed to making a lifestyle change, it is just as important to tackle the small problems as well as the big ones.

Let’s discuss some of the common mistakes people make when losing weight and how you can correct them or avoid them altogether.


Common Mistakes –

1. Getting off on the wrong foot

Breakfast is the most important part of the day, and eating breakfast is essential to losing weight. However, it is important to eat the right thing. You should avoid meals high in sugar, including adding a lot of sugar to your coffee. If you have sugar first thing in the morning, you won’t be satisfied all day long.

Instead of sugar, try to start with a protein-fueled breakfast. Protein is essential if you want to lose weight because it works to help curb your cravings. You’ll see better results and feel fuller than with any other option.   Breakfast will set the tone for your day, so start off right, and you’ll see some amazing results.

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One Comment

  1. anqele

    Jul 1, 2016 at 7:52 am

    Intermittent fasting works. Low carb works. Straining the willpower by adding extra exercise to weight loss program at the same time does not work. About the only thing got right was nix the alcohol, for my Adrenal body type.